American punk outfit Green Day crowned the ‘kings of punk’

Updated: Aug 03, 2011, 20:17 PM IST

Washington: American punk rock band Green Day has been named the best punk rock band of all time.

According to a new Rolling Stone online poll, the band has been polled as the ‘kings of punk’.

The Clash was named second, The Ramones and Sex Pistols also getting a place in the top 10 punk bands.

The top 10 punk bands are:

1. Green Day

2. The Clash

3. The Ramones

4. The Sex Pistols

5. The Dead Kennedys

6. Iggy and the Stooges

7. Black Flag

8. The Misfits

9. Social Distortion

10. Bad Brains

ANI